Carpentier-Edwards valve


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Car·pen·ti·er-Ed·wards valve

(kar-pen-tē-ā' ed'wărdz),
a bioprosthetic valve made from preserved porcine aortic valves.

Carpentier-Edwards® valve

Heart surgery A bioprosthetic heart valve designed for small hearts without requiring post-op anticoagulation. See Heart valve.

Carpentier-Edwards valve

(kar-pon-tyā′ed′wărds)
[Alain Carpentier, Fr. heart surgeon, b. 1933; M.L. Edwards, U.S. physician, b. 1906]
An artificial heart valve made from pig (porcine) pericardium attached to an engineered ring. The ring is surgically attached to the endocardium.

Edwards,

Miles Lowell, U.S. physician, 1906–.
Carpentier-Edwards aortic valve prosthesis
Carpentier-Edwards bioprosthesis
Carpentier-Edwards bioprosthetic valve
Carpentier-Edwards mitral annuloplasty valve
Carpentier-Edwards pericardial valve
Carpentier-Edwards porcine prosthetic valve
Carpentier-Edwards valve
Starr-Edwards aortic valve prosthesis
Starr-Edwards ball-cage valve
Starr-Edwards ball valve prosthesis
Starr-Edwards disk valve prosthesis
Starr-Edwards heart valve
Starr-Edwards mitral prosthesis
Starr-Edwards pacemaker
Starr-Edwards prosthesis
Starr-Edwards prosthetic aortic valve
Starr-Edwards prosthetic mitral valve
Starr-Edwards silastic valve
Starr-Edwards silicone rubber ball valve
Starr-Edwards valve - see under Starr

Carpentier,

Alain, 20th century French cardiothoracic surgeon.
Carpentier annuloplasty
Carpentier annuloplasty ring prosthesis
Carpentier-Edwards aortic valve prosthesis
Carpentier-Edwards bioprosthesis
Carpentier-Edwards bioprosthetic valve
Carpentier-Edwards mitral annuloplasty valve
Carpentier-Edwards pericardial valve
Carpentier-Edwards porcine prosthetic valve
Carpentier-Edwards valve
Carpentier ring
Carpentier stent
Carpentier tricuspid valvuloplasty
Carpentier valve